Moving to Auckland
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Our Auckland relocation services
Picture a smooth moving experience to Auckland with no hiccups or complications, and look no further than WridgWays. At WridgWays, we help you achieve just that. Our team of expert consultants and movers can assist you in all aspects of your move, so you can settle into your new home smoothly.
We offer a range of services from pet transportation, to insurance, to home and school search. Any questions or concerns you have, we can handle it. With over 125 years of helping Australians move under our belt, you can be sure to count on us. We make it easy.
Auckland from packing up, right through to settling in.
Anywhere In The World
We have an extensive network of branches right across the globe, so no matter where you’re moving to in Auckland, we can assist with all of your relocation needs.
Our relocation specialists can provide you with a complete suite of services from visa and immigration assistance, home and school finding, to medical system overviews and spousal support services.
Nil Excess Insurance Option
We offer some of the lowest rates for moving insurance in Australia. Your possessions can be covered during transit to Auckland and when in storage.
125+ Years’ Experience
We’ve been helping Australians move house for over 125 years, and we continue to collaborate with the best relocation service providers in the world.
Ready to organise your move with WridgWays? Get started with our international relocation service in minutes.
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Reasons to move to Auckland
Auckland’s food scene packs a punch. Moustache Milk and Cookie Bar is just one of the quirky things about Auckland’s food scene, being a shop and bus that tours around New Zealand. They sell cookies, milkshakes, cookie cakes and cookie bouquets, and have a strong cult following. If you’re hungry for anything else, it’s not hard to find a bowl of buttery Sichuan noodle, sweet ice-cream, and juicy burgers.
With the largest Polynesian community in the world, a blend of Chinese, Indian, English, Fijians, South Africans and more, Auckland is a melting pot of culture. As a result, you can be sure to find delicious food from just about everywhere.
Things to do
Auckland is small, but if you have an interest, you will always find something to do. It offers plenty for the outdoor lover, with beaches, hiking trails, and bodies of water to kayak and sail on. There are a selection of bustling farmers markets, a variety of festivals and events like the Colour Run and the Lantern Festival and if you’re a fan of sport, you will definitely enjoy the madness that is the rugby.
Beautiful and clean
One of the things that New Zealand is internationally known for is its clean and green image. Auckland holds that image up quite well, with a beautiful coastline of pretty beaches, volcanoes, lakes, rivers and islands. You can take a ferry to Waiheke Island for the weekend and go zip-lining through the trees, or trek around Piha’s waterfalls.
Auckland moving facts
- Auckland is home to 1.53 million people (2017)
- It has the largest Polynesian population in the world
- Auckland was settled by Maori around 1350, and later by Europeans in 1840
- It has an oceanic climate and has warm, humid summers and mild wet winters
- Auckland’s population makes up 32% of New Zealand’s population
- It is the most cosmopolitan city in the country
- In the 2013 census, the most common ancestries were European (59.3%), Asian, (23.1%), Pacific (14.6%), Maori (10.7%), Middle Eastern, Latin American or African (1.9%) and other (1.1)
- 39.1% of Auckland’s population were born overseas (2013)
- Christianity is the most identified with religion at 48.5% (2013)
- Auckland is projected to reach 1.9 million people by 2031